Richard has decades of experience in analysis, publishing, and consulting in Asia Pacific. Prior to establishing IMA Asia, Richard was Economist Intelligence Unit’s Director for Southeast Asia. Richard presents to boards of multinationals regularly and is a member of SAP’s Asia Pacific Japan Advisory Board. He is also a regular commentator at numerous forums each year, presenting the regional outlook and the implications for corporate strategy. Richard is the editor of the monthly Asia Pacific Executive Brief and quarterly IMA Asia Forecast Book.